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John Barnet McCAFFERTY

Regimental number240
Place of birthNew South Wales
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationMechanic
AddressArtillery Barracks, Sydney, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation28
Next of kinMother, Nurse C Harris, 44 Dowling Street, Redfern, New South Wales
Previous military serviceRoyal Australian Garrison Artillery
Enlistment date5 June 1915
Rank on enlistmentGunner
Unit nameSiege Artillery Brigade
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/49/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A67 Orsova on 17 July 1915
Rank from Nominal RollGunner
Unit from Nominal Roll36th Heavy Artillery Brigade
FateReturned to Australia 4 January 1919
Miscellaneous details (Nominal Roll)*second given name two spellings Barnet and Barnett
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in New South Wales Garden of Remembrance
Date of death26 October 1965

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